Tourism Advisory Board makes its debut

(VOV) - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) organised the inaugural meeting of the Tourism Advisory Board (TAB) in Hanoi on November 27.

The TAB is responsible for enhancing Vietnam’s competitiveness, boosting trade development, and providing a forum for tourism industry leaders to discuss relevant issues of trade, environment, education, and training.  

VNAT General Director Nguyen Van Tuan explained the board consists of 20 experts selected for the scope of their influence on the industry.

The board members include directors of hotels, travel agencies, and transportation businesses; presidents of tourism associations; and representatives of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry as well as the European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam.

The next plenary session will be held in early 2013.